Krampus Is Cool This Christmas!

Grub Vom Krampus! by wendEwho! Thompson licensed under CC 2.0

You may be thinking, why is the Voodoo Universe blog making a stop to talk about Krampus ? Well, Krampus is cool. The Nazis hated him, and he has had two appearances on network television this month. He drinks beer and he will beat you into submission if you don't behave. Sounds like a modern hero to me. If he isn't honored as a Gede (Voodoo ancestor spirit) yet, he certainly should be. He represents social control and the awesome power of disguise. Masquerade is a vital component of magic in … [Read more...]